Strong Reggio Emilia this year

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This year's tournament in Reggio Emilia will be very strong. The full list of participants of the 54th edition was sent to us:

Vassily Ivanchuk (UKR, 2775)
Hikaru Nakamura (USA, 2758)
Vugar Gashimov (AZE, 2757)
Nikita Vitiugov (RUS, (2729)
Fabiano Caruana (ITA, 2727)
Anish Giri (NED, 2714)
 
These 6 players will play a double round robin from December 27th to January 6th in the city of Reggio Emilia in Italy. It will be a Category-20 event.
 
This year for the first time in Reggio Emilia (and Italy) there will also be a women closed tournament simultaneously. The list of participants will be announced soon.
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